What: Exhibit opening for Juhla!: Celebrating 150 years of Finnish immigration to Minnesota
When: October 30, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. with a short program at 4:15 p.m.
Where: Elmer L. Andersen Library, Atrium
This event marks the opening of the exhibit, “Juhla!: Celebrating 150 years of Finnish immigration to Minnesota.” The event also closes the symposium “From Emigration to Immigration: Historical and Contemporary Finland,” which will be held on October 30.
Remarks take place at 4:15 p.m. by Ellen Engseth and Kris Kiesling, University of Minnesota Libraries, and by Marianne Wargelin, Honorary Consul of Finland, Minneapolis. Musical selection by Sara Pajunen.
Exhibit Co-sponsor: Friends of the University Libraries.
Symposium Co-sponsors: IHRC (CLA) and IHRCA (University Libraries), Government of Finland/David and Nancy Speer Visiting Professorship in Finnish Studies, Institute for Global Studies, European Studies Consortium.